The Spring River Area Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the addition of Kari Hollis as the volunteer Executive Director beginning Tuesday, August 15th.
Kari previously served as a board member for 3 years and was currently serving as the 2nd Vice President. She has chaired and coordinated the Harlem Wizards vs Sharp Shooters Basketball Show Fundraisers in 2016 and 2017, and has been the Human Resources Chair training our new office assistant position that is funded by the Workforce Innovation and Opportunities Act.
Previously, Kari was the co-owner of the Curves franchise in Highland, which recently closed leaving Kari time to step up to a more time intense role with the Chamber.
“I am excited to be able to focus my energies into helping the Chamber grow by developing memberships and programs to benefit our members,” said Kari.
Kari’s professional background includes management, marketing, special event planning, grant writing and fundraising for non profits, chambers of commerce and community organizations.
In order to take the position, Kari had to resign from the board leaving a vacancy that needs to be filled. The board would like to invite its members to let us know your interest in becoming a board member by emailing the chamber at [email protected] or calling the office at 870-856-3210.
“I am honored to be chosen by the Spring River Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors to serve in a more hands-on capacity as their volunteer Executive Director. I hope to implement programs that we have been discussing that better serve our members and help raise more awareness to the incredible opportunities our beautiful region offers to new residents, businesses and our tourist industry,” Kari Hollis, SRACC Executive Director.